Images: USS Hartford and USS New Orleans Undergo Extensive Assessments
Chief Navy Diver Jason Potts, assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit Two, jumps into the water to perform an underwater inspection on USS New Orleans. MDSU 2 is an Expeditionary Mobile Unit currently deployed to support diving and combat salvage operations and fleet exercises in the U.S. Naval Central Command area of responsibility. New Orleans is in port Bahrain to assess and evaluate the damage that resulted from their collision at sea with USS Hartford, March 20.
Date Posted:03.27.2009 11:28